Date wise Archive

Port Blair

The power supply will remain suspended at the following area on February 10 (Saturday) from 8 am to 2 pm in connection with replacement of Air Breaker Switch in the Haddo Wharf structure, according to a press release.

Port Blair

Ms. Baby Fareeda, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman along with Mr. Deva Kumar, Chairperson, Works and Development Committee and Zilla Parishad Member, Mannarghat Constituency, Mr. Thomas Minj, Executive Engineer (i/c), Mr. O.

Port Blair

It is brought to the notice of all the SKO dealers, Kerosene oil beneficiaries and FPS Owners of Andaman and Nicobar Islands that consequent upon enhancement of the ex-storage point price of PDS Kerosene oil by the Govt.

Port Blair

With the objective to provide direct opportunity for the products with the help of flea market vendors like Tourism stakeholders, SHGs, NGOs and other individuals, the Department of Tourism in association with Industries Department will jointly organise ‘Andaman Bazaa

Port Blair

Port Blair. Chinmaya Vanprasth Sansthan (a wing of Chinmaya Mission for senior citizens) will be organising a medical check-up  camp for senior citizens at Day Care Centre at Chinmaya Mission premises on February 10.

Port Blair

Shri Mahashivaratri will be celebrated at Shri Sarweshwar Mahadev Mandir Chinmaya Mission premises on February 13 with various religious programme. The auspicious day will begin with Shri Ganapati Homam at 6.15 am followed by Shri Rudrabhishekam at 7 am.

Port Blair

The Port Blair Municipal Council conducted a written examination for 33 posts of LGC on 21.01.2018 at various centers all over the Islands. 15188 candidates appeared in the written exam at 60 centres across the Islands.

CAMPBELL BAY

Nehru Yuva Kendra, Campbell Bay organised Life Skills Education Camps with 40 adolescent age group from 15-18 years at GSSS School Hall, Campbell Bay from 30th January to 5th  February,  2018.

Port Blair

A 7-day ‘Life Skills Education Programme’ under the Scheme of  National Programme for Youth and Adolescent Development (NPYAD) , Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India  is being organised  from  February 6 to 12 at Govt.

Author: 
P. Sreekumaran

With the Dubai Police and the Dubai Court giving a clean chit to Binoy Kodiyeri, son of Kerala CPI(M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan’s son, the party has emerged out of a tight political situation at least for the time being.
The Kerala CPI(M) had been sent into a tizzy with allegations flying thick and fast against Binoy that he had defrauded a Dubai-based tour company of Rs 13 crore.

Author: 
Dr. Arun Mitra

Education is the key to development of any society. It opens up one's mind, widens the horizon of thinking and gives an insight into the causes and effects of happenings around. Health education is all the more important because good health is most dear to all. It affects our day-today working capacities and contribution in development. But health is not always decided by one individual. It is dependent on several factors around us. These are socio-economic, environmental in addition to personal habits developed over time.

The Economic Survey that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley placed in the Parliament said it all. There was little scope of making the budget ‘farmer-friendly’ or ‘people-friendly’ in the pre-elections year. What the FM could at best do was to curtail allocations on one head and raise allocations on another. With a general election staring him in the face at a time when indebtedness is driving farmers to death, he had to do some time to stem the tide of anger of the farmers. This he has done by raising procurement prices.